Antoninus Pius - A treasure sometimes ancient coins for collectors and enthusiasts
A unique piece of Roman history: Antoninus Pius and his denarius
Antoninus Pius, one of the most beloved Roman emperors, has a very interesting history behind him. His calm, dutiful and orderly leadership style made him popular among the people. Now at samlarmynt.se we have a rare and beautiful Antoninus Pius denarius from 156-157 AD. to offer. This silver coin with richly detailed depictions is a great treasure for anyone interested in ancient coins, collectibles and Roman coins.
Reverse: A portrait of Antoninus Pius
Reverse: Antoninus Pius
The obverse of the coin is decorated with a right-facing portrait of Antoninus Pius, surrounded by the text DIVVS ANTONINVS. Antoninus Pius, born 86 AD. and died in 161 AD, ruled the Roman Empire from 138 until his death. This denarius provides a unique insight into Roman art and culture during this time.